Addiction Research and Socialpsychiatry Between Machiavelli and Modern Art

Eur Addict Res 2019;25:78 –79
Source: European Addiction Research - Category: Addiction Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 8 April 2020Source: Biochemical Engineering JournalAuthor(s): Jinlan Xu, Yuanyuan Zheng, Peiqi Fan, Lu Xu
Source: Biochemical Engineering Journal - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe presence of FA among T2DM patients implied a worse glycaemic control. Microvascular complications and depressive symptoms were higher among these patients.
Source: Acta Diabetologica - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
British Columbia's former provincial health officer says he has "grave concerns" about reduced services for people struggling with drug addiction, while the manager of a supervised consumption site in Toronto says people are feeling abandoned due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: CBC | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news
Credit: United NationsBy Izumi NakamitsuUNITED NATIONS, Apr 9 2020 (IPS) Humanity has faced no challenge greater than COVID-19 since the Second World War. As this rapidly developing global health emergency places unprecedented strain on our medical, economic and social systems, we must work hard to prevent new risks for instability, unrest and conflict. The pandemic arrived as our frameworks to prevent catastrophic confrontation are crumbling. Countries are building faster and more accurate nuclear arms, developing new weapon technologies with unpredictable implications and pouring more resources into militaries than at a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tags: Armed Conflicts Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Peace TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 7 April 2020Source: Social Science &MedicineAuthor(s): Anthony I. Barnett, Martyn Pickersgill, Ella Dilkes-Frayne, Adrian Carter
Source: Social Science and Medicine - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Source Type: research
Conclusions: These findings verified the modulation effect of acupuncture on functional connectivity of reward and habit systems related to the VS in IA individuals, which might partly represent the underlying mechanisms of acupuncture on IA. PMID: 32256558 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Neural Plasticity - Category: Neurology Authors: Tags: Neural Plast Source Type: research
AbstractMultiple studies show an increased prevalence of gambling disorder among African Americans compared to whites. However, few studies take an analytic approach to understanding differences in risk factors by race/ethnicity. Income is inversely associated with gambling disorder; we hypothesized that this association would vary by race/ethnicity. The main objective was to evaluate whether the association between income and gambling disorder varies by race/ethnicity. With data from the baseline visit of a prospective cohort study, Prevention and Etiology of Gambling Addiction Study in the United States, we used multivar...
Source: Journal of Gambling Studies - Category: Addiction Source Type: research
Source: Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity - Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
vyn W. B. Zhang This meta-analytic review aimed to examine the pooled prevalence rates of Internet addiction and gaming disorders in Southeast Asia. Several databases including PubMed, MEDLINE, PsycINFO, Web of Science, Embase, and Cochrane Central were searched and a total of 24 studies were included in this study. The selection of studies was conducted in accordance to the preferred reporting items for systematic reviews and meta-analyses (PRISMA) guidelines. Two meta-analyses were conducted to examine data on Internet addiction and gaming disorders separately. A random-effects model was employed to derive the pooled...
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Review Source Type: research
Vulnerability to relapse during periods of attempted abstinence from cocaine use is hypothesized to result from the rewiring of brain reward circuitries, particularly ventral tegmental area (VTA) dopamine neurons. How cocaine exposures act on midbrain dopamine neurons to precipitate addiction-relevant changes in gene expression is unclear. We found that histone H3 glutamine 5 dopaminylation (H3Q5dop) plays a critical role in cocaine-induced transcriptional plasticity in the midbrain. Rats undergoing withdrawal from cocaine showed an accumulation of H3Q5dop in the VTA. By reducing H3Q5dop in the VTA during withdrawal, we re...
Source: ScienceNOW - Category: Science Authors: Tags: Medicine, Diseases, Neuroscience reports Source Type: news
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